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    Whale's Way Ocean Retreat

    858 6th Avenue, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 67 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We were told by the receptionist that the property is under new ownership, and I hope that's the reason why things were so poorly run and kept. Absolutely stunning room we stayed in - the penthouse, open plan room, but incredibly hot even though it's...More

    Thank 706savannac
    Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

    I can't begin to explain how beautiful it was to be staying here. We had the Ocean View room for two nights and both evenings, we had our very own "private"dolphin show right in front of us whilst enjoying the sunset. The beach is right...More

    Thank RobynAmyKinnear
    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    The good things first: The view is top. Can't find it better. It was quiet, the breakfast was good. People were friendly. The beds are comfortable. But: The Sky Suite was nice, but it was freezing in the nighttime. In the morning it was hard...More

    Thank SchroederFCB
    Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

    The owner was very friendly and the service was very good Breakfast with the view to the ocean was beautiful The room was not the biggest but it was ok For the next time we we will choose the studio Thanks for all We will...More

    Thank Juergen K
    Reviewed 9 April 2017

    I booked Whales Way directly with the owner over a series of emails. I had said it was a special occasion and I booked the Ocean suite but on arrival I was offered the beach room. The owner was not present but when contacted by...More

    Thank cjr_10
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$84 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Joe M
    13 July 2015|
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    Response from Andre G | Property representative |
    Dear Joe, there were indeed a few incidents of overbooking in the past, I believe. However, we have been under new management for a year now and our booking system is running smoothly. Please feel free to contact us... More
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    "The Suites are nice, but I wouldn't come back"
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    "Ocean suite looks good in the picture. Sky suite was awful. For beach room read other reviews."
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    "Probably the higher floor"
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    "Fantastic view"
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